President, Restech Information Services
Vince had always dreamed of running his own business, and in 1992, he moved his home office into a small commercial space and launched RESTECH Information Services, Inc. RESTECH is a leading provider of voice and data management services and has developed innovative data protection services. The company consistently increases capability and capacity to provide cost-effective and efficient solutions to information technology issues. Specifically, RESTECH focuses on development of solutions to issues in information security, connectivity, storage, and enterprise systems areas. Despite humble beginnings, Vince has created one of the leading IT service companies in New Orleans. Today, RESTECH employs 15 full-time employees.
Vince earned the Dale Carnegie Outstanding Achievement Award in 2011 and graduated from the Godman-Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program in 2012.
In 2013, Vince was named SBA’s Louisiana Small Business Person of the Year.
CEO and Co-founder of Ener Systems, LLC
For 15 years, René has helped small businesses manage and protect their intellectual assets by implementing cost-saving technologies which streamline their operations and processes to realize increased efficiency, productivity and security. Since the inception of Ener Systems, René has been a trusted IT Advisor with expertise in infrastructure, network security, threat remediation, network design and implementation.
René has a thorough knowledge of C++, Microsoft SQL Server (2000, 2005), Microsoft Exchange (2003, 2007), the Linux and Windows operating systems. Rene brings his experience from his participation in BlackHat, Microsoft Ninjitsu: Black Belt, EC-Council Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures conferences to implement "best of breed" technologies for securing and protecting against electronic and physical vandalism, enable business continuity and provide reliable, scalable hardware: Spam Reduction, Virus Protection/Remediation (TrendMicro, Reflexion), Backup Exec (local and remote), NeverFail (Disaster Prevention).
René has also worked for Engineering Dynamics, Inc., as a Software Engineer and IT Manager and for Multicraft Electronics as a General Manager and Project Engineer.
Licensed Professional Engineer
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
University of New Orleans